Lead in Water Testing - Understanding Your Results

We look forward to keeping you informed every step of the way as we ensure the health
and safety of our students and staff.

Georgia United Makes Over Oakcliff Elementary

Thanks to the 300+ volunteers from Georgia United, DeKalb County School faculty, parents,
and the local community who helped makeover Oakcliff Elementary on July 22 & 23, 2016.

Student School Board Representative of the Month

DeKalb Early College Academy (DECA) scholar represents students at December School Board meeting. Nyla Johnson, a sophomore at DeKalb Early College Academy (DECA), represented the students of the DeKalb County School District at the December 4 meeting of the DeKalb County Board of Education. Nyla holds a 3.0 GPA and hopes to major in chemical engineering at Penn State, Louisiana State or Howard University. She is one of two students at DECA [...]

Top Employees Honored at Educational Excellence Awards

Five exemplary DeKalb County School District employees were honored during the district’s 5th Annual Academy of Educational Excellence Awards on Nov. 11 at the Georgia World Congress Center. The top teacher, principal, and support professionals were recognized for their contributions to student achievement. The winners include: Principal of The Year: Angela Thomas Bethea, Barack H. Obama Elementary Magnet School of Technology Teacher of the Year: Shayna Bishop, Flat Shoals Elementary Educational Support Professional I of [...]

Superintendent Early Childhood Junior League

Superintendent Early Childhood Junior League. Superintendent/CEO Dr. R. Stephen Green, along with other educators from the Metro, discussed the state of early childhood education in Metro Atlanta at the Junior League of Atlanta’s first General Membership meeting of the year on Nov. 14. The more than 500 people who attended the event focused on the major challenges and opportunities facing education in the region. According to Junior League members, they are interested in [...]

Student School Board Representative of the Month

Cross Keys High School senior serves as November student school board representative. Dennis Lin, a senior at Cross Keys High School, represented the students of the DeKalb County School District at the Nov. 6 meeting of the DeKalb County Board of Education. Lin serves as the senior class president and head of the mentoring committee of student council. He currently has a 3.6 GPA and hopes to major in Law and Finance. [...]

DCSD Shows Significant Academic Growth in Recent CCRPI Scores

The DeKalb County School District’s 2017 College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) score is 70, up from 66 last school year. Since 2016, the CCRPI score for elementary schools increased five points; middle schools increased three points; and high schools increased nearly one full point. DeKalb has shown significant academic growth in the CCRPI for school year 2016-2017, based on data recently released by the Georgia Department of Education. All three categories of schools [...]

DeKalb County Board of Education November Meeting Notice

DEKALB BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING NOTICE The DeKalb County Board of Education will hold the following meetings on Monday, November 6, 2017: 1:00pm- Executive Session Board Office Conference Room, Robert R. Freeman Administrative Complex 1701 Mountain Industrial Boulevard Stone Mountain, GA 30083 2:00pm- Work Session Cabinet Room, Robert R. Freeman Administrative Complex 1701 Mountain Industrial Boulevard Stone Mountain, GA 30083 5:45pm- Community Input Session J. David Williamson Board Room, Robert R. Freeman Administrative Complex [...]

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